Definition of Comforted

1. Adjective. Made comfortable or more comfortable in a time of distress. "The news make her feel comforted"

Similar to: Comfortable



Definition of Comforted

1. Verb. (past of comfort) ¹

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Definition of Comforted

1. comfort [v] - See also: comfort

Lexicographical Neighbors of Comforted

comfort girls
comfort station
comfort woman
comfort women
comfort zone
comfort zones
comfortability
comfortable
comfortable in one's own skin
comfortable in one's skin
comfortableness
comfortables
comfortably
comfortably off
comforted (current term)
comfortedest
comforter
comforters
comfortest
comforteth
comforting
comfortingly
comfortingness
comfortless
comfortlessly
comfortlessness
comfortment
comfortments
comfortress

Literary usage of Comforted

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Englishman's Hebrew and Chaldee Concordance of the Old Testament by George V. Wigram (1866)
"imperative. 35. Lord repented that he had made Saul king 2Sa.l3:39.Ae was comforted concerning Amnon, Job 42: 6.1 abhor (myself), and repent Jer. ..."

2. ... Select Notes on the International Sunday School Lessons by Adolphus Frederick Schauffler (1899)
"Blessed JJf ' they that mourn : for they shall be comforted. ... When the sun had set, the night before the battle, the com- comforted. manders of both ..."

3. The Works of Charles Follen: With a Memoir of His Life by Eliza Lee (Cabot) Follen, Charles Follen (1841)
"In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation and weeping, and great mourning; Rachel weeping for her children, and would • not be comforted, because they ..."

4. The Innocents Abroad; Or, The New Pilgrim's Progress: Being Some Account of by Mark Twain (1884)
"... not be comforted. I shall not speak a word of any of these things, or write a line. They shall be as a sealed book. I do not know what a sealed book is, ..."

5. Quo Vadis: A Tale of the Time of Nero by Henryk Sienkiewicz (1897)
"On the other hand he was comforted by an inference from the old man's words that ... comforted ..."

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